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• 2nd grade project ... Gallon Man.

• Mr gallon man! I did this during student teaching.

• Gallon Man: -5 sheets of construction paper (different colors) One will be for his head, one will be kept whole and labeled "gallon". The next sheet will be folded into fourts, cut, and labeled "quart". Then, fold another sheet into eighths, cut, and label "pint". Finally, fold the last sheet into sixteenths, cut, and label "cup". Students have a ball making these, and stay focused. When trouble comes your way (in math), call for Gallon Man to save the day!

• What a great way to remember! This always worked really well - just needed lots of prep time - we called him Gallon Man or Measurement Man!

• Gallon Man - such a cute idea!

• S is for second grade (classroom idea blog)- Got to love gallon man!

• gallon man. Each kid makes their own- I did this last year in second grade. Nicole- this is a fun activity if you teach measurements in 3rd grade too!

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